Six Truths to Know Before Investing in Food System Change
The onus for creating a new vision of a healthy, equitable and vibrant food and farming system can't be on just the scrappy and hard-working farming and food entrepreneurs. They need investors to help them grow.
But not just any investor. They need investors that support their vision of a fair and healthy food system and understand that profit can be measured in more ways than dollar signs.
FS6 is a nonprofit based in the San Francisco Bay Area whose mission is to support impact-driven entrepreneurs as they transform how we grow, produce, and distribute food. The organization runs a comprehensive accelerator program that mentors entrepreneurs by coaching them through a wide range of business and organizational needs. FS6 also works to educate stakeholders on the unique capital needs as it relates to redefining the food system.